Serial killer from 1970 dating show
In January, he was rushed to Mercy Hospital in Bakersfield for severe intestinal bleeding and a sigmoid lesion.
Doctors wanted to operate immediately but Manson had refused.
He was shot multiple times when he wound down the window at the electric gate as he left.
At one point the teenage mother allegedly sold Manson to another woman for a pitcher of beer.
Manson possibly never met his father Colonel Walker Scott as his mother married laborer William Eugene Manson after his birth.
By the time he changed his mind and was ready for the operation, doctors determined he was too weak for surgery, and he was sent back to jail. His health is failing.'The 83-year-old had been behind bars for more than four decades, since 1969, after he ordered members of his cult - which he dubbed 'the family' - to go on a murderous two-day rampage.
Three of his followers, Susan Atkins, Patricia Krenwinkle and Leslie Van Houten, killed seven people: pregnant actress Sharon Tate, Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski, Leno and Rosemary La Bianca, Steven Parent and Jay Sebring.